Chinese liquor bottle; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR2015.009.1

Name/Title

Chinese liquor bottle

About this object

Chinese liquor or wine bottle - Dark Brown glazed pottery or brown stoneware, with 2 intersecting diamond shapes marked on to the body of the bottle. Could have been used for rice wine, liquor or "Ng Ka Py".

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Glazed pottery

Inscription and Marks

2 intersecting diamond shapes marked on to the body of the bottle.

Measurements

H 165mm x Dia 85mm (at base) x Dia 130mm (at middle) and Dia 57mm (at top)

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Bottle

Subject and Association Keywords

Chinese associations

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic chattels

Named Collection

Articles from Bell Family Estate

Credit Line

From the collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Containers

Object number

CR2015.009.1

Copyright Licence  

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